The Muskingum County Community Foundation distributes grants to local organizations that enhance the quality of life in Muskingum County through an annual grant competition. Nonprofit organizations with a vision for the future of our community are encouraged to participate. Applicants must be organizations that serve Muskingum County. Neighborhood groups, arts groups, social services, educational institutions, economic development committees and youth groups are examples of those who may apply.
The Distribution Committee of the Community Foundation reviews the applications and recommends grant awards. The current members of the Distribution Committee are Chair and MCCF Trustee Matthew Elli, MCCF Trustees Geraldine Zylinsky and Susan Holdren and the following community representatives: Eileen Adams, Steve Baldwin, Susan Thompson, and the Rev. Robert Willman. Grants are made from MCCF's general fund.